The Supreme Court has agreed to consider religious objections made by corporations to a provision of "Obamacare" requiring employers to cover birth control.
The latest numbers from the Treasury Department show that more people than ever are renouncing their U.S. citizenship -- mostly to avoid paying more taxes.
A Democratic official says President Barack Obama has decided to allow the sale of canceled individual health insurance policies to existing customers for one more year.
Seeking to calm a growing furor, President Obama says he's sorry Americans are losing health insurance plans he repeatedly said they could keep under "Obamacare."
New Jersey residents voted overwhelmingly to raise the state's hourly minimum wage to $8.25 Tuesday with annual cost-of-living increases.
A data center critical to the 'Obamacare' rollout went dark on Sunday, halting enrollment in all 50 states. But Verizon and HHS got it back online before noon Monday.
The government website created to enable Americans to buy health insurance under the Affordable Care Act will be fixed for most users by the end of November, an official says.
Consumer sentiment dropped in October to its lowest level since the end of last year as consumers worried congressional dysfunction would hurt growth.
Democratic and Republican leaders are tamping down any expectation that renewed budget talks might forge a large-scale agreement.
Leading insurance company CEOs meet with top Obama administration officials to discuss solving glitches afflicting the new federal "Obamacare" insurance marketplace.
The government reopened its doors Thursday after a battle-weary Congress approved a bipartisan measure to end a 16-day partial shutdown.
Senate leaders reached agreement Wednesday to avert a threatened Treasury default and reopen the government after a partial, 16-day shutdown.
House GOP leaders unveiled a plan Tuesday to reopen the government and stop a default. But it rapidly became clear it had little support among the Republican rank-and-file.
U.S. senators said they were closing in on a deal Monday that would reopen the government and push back a possible default for several months.
The U.S. moves perilously closer to an economy-rattling default and a partial government shutdown entered its third week.
Senate Republicans and Democrats hit an impasse Sunday over spending in their last-ditch struggle to avoid an economy-jarring default in just four days.
For Americans who are able to check out new insurance plans launched under President Obama's health care reform, the price differences from state to state may be surprising.
House Republicans offer to pass legislation to avert a default and end the partial government shutdown as part of a package that includes cuts in benefit programs.
The ongoing stalemate over the federal government shutdown and the prospect of debt default has damaged public confidence in the country and its economy.
President Obama meets with House GOP leaders about whether to increase the nation's borrowing limit before the Oct. 17 deadline.
The U.S. government began a partial shutdown Tuesday for the first time in 17 years, as lawmakers continue their budget squabble.
The Democratic-led Senate has rejected conditions that House Republicans attached to a temporary spending bill.
The government shutdown looks to be bad news for everyone -- everyone, that is, except for the gold investors who thrive on uncertainty.
Treasury Secretary Jack Lew warns Congress on Wednesday that the U.S. would exhaust its borrowing capacity no later than Oct. 17.
The Democratic-controlled Senate is on a path toward defeating tea party attempts to dismantle President Barack Obama's health care law.
A solid majority of Americans oppose defunding the new health care law if it means shutting down the government and defaulting on debt.